Definition of aflutter in English:

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aflutter

Pronunciation: /əˈflʌtə/

adjective

[predicative]
In a state of tremulous excitement: he has the physique that could send a thousand female hearts aflutter
More example sentences
  • Her heart, which seemed to have grown, was sent aflutter each time she saw Charlie and she could barely pay attention to anything, much less speak in an intelligent conversation.
  • The Danish capital is all aflutter in anticipation.
  • My stomach was already aflutter with all the excitement.

Words that rhyme with aflutter

abutter, butter, Calcutta, clutter, constructor, cutter, declutter, flutter, gutter, mutter, nutter, scutter, shutter, splutter, sputter, strutter, stutter, utter

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